Iron & Wine's Sam Beam (photo by Lorraine Portman, PR)

Iron & Wine: Q&A

December 01, 2023|Kara Manning
Beam on his documentary, #FUVCheer + fave songs of the season.
Jimi Hendrix, Hollywood Bowl 1967 (photo: Chuck Boyd, Authentic Hendrix, LLC, PR)

Eddie Kramer: Q&A

November 10, 2023|Paul Cavalconte
A "Cavalcade" chat with Jimi Hendrix's engineer, Eddie Kramer.
Ian Anderson (via

Jethro Tull's Ian Anderson: Q&A

October 26, 2023|Paul Cavalconte
Ian Anderson on Jethro Tull's new album, 'Rök Flöte.'
The Zombies with host Paul Cavalconte (photo by Jeremy Rainer)

The Zombies: Cavalcade Q&A

October 17, 2023|Paul Cavalconte
The Zombies' Rod Argent and Colin Blunstone are Paul's special guests.

Monsters of Folk's Jim James and M. Ward

November 18, 2009|Alisa Ali
Listen: Studio session with Alisa Ali
Adrian Quesada (photo by Jackie Lee Young, PR)

Adrian Quesada of Black Pumas: Q&A

October 07, 2023|Kara Manning
Adrian on Black Pumas' new album and his perfect Austin day.
Gideon Coe (photo by Susannah Coe, PR)

Gideon Coe: Q&A

October 06, 2023|Kara Manning
A London visit with the BBC's Gideon Coe.
Omar Apollo (photo by Cam Hicks, PR)

Omar Apollo: Q&A

September 29, 2023|Kara Manning
Omar talks about his new EP, 'Live For Me,' and more.
Lyle Lovett (photo by Michael Wilson, PR)

Lyle Lovett: Cavalcade Q&A

September 28, 2023|Paul Cavalconte
Listen: Lyle Lovett joins Paul Cavalconte.

TAS SXSW Preview: Sharon Van Etten

February 18, 2011|Kara Manning

Singer and songwriter Sharon Van Etten quietly released one of the more extraordinary albums of the last year, the mutable and deeply moving Epic, which not only showcased her knack for textured yet organic composition, but her ferocious, pining vocals. She chatted with The Alternate Side over email while in London and updated us on her road trip, her work with The National's Aaron Dessner on her third album and how she plans on surviving SXSW in a month.